Tamaulipas is a state in . Tamaulipas lies between and the Gulf of Mexico in the of the country. It shares a border with the state of in the north and the states of and to the south.

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is a town in , , on the Gulf coast about halfway between and , just north of the mouth of the Rio Bravo.

is a city of 355,827 located in , , right across the border from the smaller , .

, a city of 672,183 people in , , lies directly across the Rio Grande from US border city , .


is a city in in . is situated on the - border across the Rio Grande River from the city of Brownsville, near where the Rio Grande empties into the Gulf of Mexico.

is a city in . The easiest way to enter is via the international airport.


  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  2,980,000
  • Abbreviation:  TAM
  • Abbreviation:  Tamps
  • Latitude of center:  24° north
  • Longitude of center:  98° 45' (98.75°) west
  • Elevation:  126 meters (413 feet)
  • Neighbors: 
  • Wikidata:  Tamaulipas
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Tamaulipas

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Bulgarian:  Тамаулипас Chinese:  塔毛利帕斯州 Japanese:  タマウリパス州

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